NORMA ANDREWS holds up a Christmas card sent to her by children from Schnell School. Andrews picks up garbage around the school on her walks, prompting an outpouring of thank yous from the school staff and students. Democrat photo by Wendy Schultz
Wendy Schultz has been a columnist for the Mountain Democrat since 2002 and a staff writer since 2005. She covers Placerville city events and City Council meetings, writes feature stories and reports on things of interest in El Dorado County.